Category: Publications

Teachers’ Training Seminars were conducted and evaluated in 5 countries. The aim of Training Seminars was: Sensitization of teachers on gender stereotyping, IPV/dating/sexual violence in adolescents and child abuse and neglect issues (theoretical training) Building capacity of teachers in order to be able to implement Workshops with children and adolescents (students) at schools (mainly experiential […]

In response to the underrepresentation of women (12.5%) in the House of Representatives in Cyprus, and on the occasion of the May 2016 parliamentary elections in Cyprus, the Mediterranean Institute of Gender studies has published a report entitled ‘Gender, Power and Democracy: The Contribution of Women in the House of Representatives‘ which was co-financed by […]

In order to facilitate the process of compliance with Article 51 of the Council of Europe Convention on the Prevention and Combating Violence against Women and Domestic Violence (Istanbul Convention) on risk assessment and risk management, MIGS carried out a study on “Risk Assessments of Domestic Violence”, with funding by the National Machinery of Women’s […]

On the 16 June 2015, Cyprus signed the Convention of the European Commission for Prevention and Combating of Violence against Women and Domestic Violence. In order to facilitate ratification of the Convention in Cyprus, MIGS carried out a study to examine compliance of national standards, legislation and policy with the standards of the Convention, making […]

This manual has been produced in the framework of the project “END FGM. Cooperation, synergies and structured dialogue among civil society and EU institutions to address female genital mutilation as a development issue”, coordinated by Associazione Italiana Donne per lo Sviluppo (AIDOS), Italy. The manual has been developed to address FGM as a gender and development issue, […]